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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 29- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's underwhelming holiday quarter performance and an escalating war of words with a powerful Chinese industry regulator highlight two major risks to its seemingly fairy-tale ascent: politics and the shift to mobile commerce. Now, Wall Street is cutting back on expectations in part because of fears that Chinese...

  • What the tech industry really looks like for women Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 12:14 PM ET
    A woman walks by at Google's Washington headquarters, in Washington, DC.

    Tech companies like Facebook and Google have released diversity figures to show a gender breakdown of their workforce.

  • Magic fades? Alibaba stock plunges on revenue miss Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 11:15 AM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during Alibaba IPO, September 19, 2014.

    Alibaba's stock plunges after the Chinese e-commerce giant reported quarterly revenue that fell short of expectations.

  • Amazon earnings: Will it break its losing streak? Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 9:26 AM ET
    Inventory at a warehouse

    Investors are bracing for Amazon’s fourth quarter earnings, which come out after the closing bell on Thursday.

  • Amazon a top pick for 2015: Analyst  Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan and Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster talk about why Amazon is a top pick for the year despite investor worries about the company spending "like drunken sailors," according to the analyst.

  • US stock-index futures add to gains after claims Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 8:31 AM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during the Alibaba Group IPO opening.

    U.S. stock index futures signaled a mostly higher open on Thursday ahead of a major day of earnings from Wall Street's biggest tech firms.

  • Jan 29- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's quarterly revenue fell short of analysts' expectations, showing signs of a slowdown in the Chinese e-commerce company's scorching growth. Alibaba's shares fell 7 percent in premarket trading on Thursday. Alibaba's second quarterly report card since its record-breaking $25 billion IPO still underscored how it has...

  • 'Vengeful' market eyes Google and Amazon  Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 7:48 AM ET

    Colin Gillis, BGC Financial tech analyst, provides a preview of the tech giants' earnings amid currency fluctuations and growing competition.

  • Amazon launches WorkMail to take on Microsoft Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 7:05 AM ET

    Amazon has launched a work email service in a bid to take on dominant player Microsoft on the office battleground.

  • Amazon introduces business email service WorkMail Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 5:53 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Amazon is introducing a business email and calendar service that would compete against offerings from Microsoft and Google. In cloud computing, Amazon's servers are used by other companies and organizations to host the data and applications they need to run mobile apps, websites and other services. WorkMail works with businesses' existing email...

  • SkyMall may fly again with potential bid Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 2:06 PM ET

    A former advertiser is pursuing an acquisition of SkyMall, just days after the in-flight catalog filed for bankruptcy protection.

  • C'mon, sheriff. Tell the truth about Waze! Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 12:16 PM ET
    Waze app with icon showing police

    Jake Novak calls BS on the LAPD chief's claim that the phone app Waze helps criminals target officers. Here's what the chief REALLY means, says Novak.

  • Uber for retailers: Busier hours means more pay Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET
    A shuttle picks up people touring the Zappos.com headquarters in Henderson, Nevada.

    Zappos has developed a new platform that pays employees more for working during busier shifts.

  • Yahoo to spin off its remaining Alibaba stake Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 5:53 PM ET
    An employee works at the Yahoo! Inc. Customer Care Center of Excellence in Amherst, New York, U.S., on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. Yahoo Inc.

    Yahoo's remaining 384 million shares of Alibaba, valued at $40 billion, will be wrapped into a newly formed independent entity, SpinCo.

  • How Alibaba's main rival plans to stand out Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:52 AM ET
    A JD.com employee unloads boxes from a motorcycle in the financial district of Beijing, China.

    Long overshadowed by its rival Alibaba, JD has emerged as China's other online goliath by carving out its own distinct identity.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 27- The type of small drone that crashed on the White House grounds on Monday is available at a chain like RadioShack Corp and illustrates the need for more regulation over such new technologies, U.S. In an interview broadcast on Tuesday, Obama said he had asked the Federal Aviation Administration to examine how the United States is managing the...

  • Buy into Box? Traders are split Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 12:45 PM ET
    Box co-counders Aaron Levie (C) and Dylan Smith (2nd R) celebrate their company's IPO on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Jan. 23, 2015.

    A venture capitalist with a stake in Pinterest weighs in on the Box IPO.

  • Which is better: Massachusetts or Washington? Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 11:59 AM ET

    Massachusetts vs. Washington, home states of the two Super Bowl teams. Which state has the better economy and quality of life?

  • Why the Street is bullish on Microsoft today Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 10:14 AM ET
    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella gestures while speaking during a Microsoft event in San Francisco, October 20, 2014.

    As Microsoft was wowing the tech world with holographic goggles that blend the virtual and physical worlds, investors were selling the stock.

  • Cramer's plan for biggest earnings week of the year Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 6:20 PM ET
    Inside Alibaba Group Holdings headquarters.

    Next week marks the most important earnings week of the year, and Jim Cramer thinks a few companies will surprise investors.